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Export with Word Templates

ClickHelp supports exporting documentation using a Word template. This approach to export allows setting up multiple things, like: margins, the paper size, header, footer (including custom headers and footers for the first/odd/even pages), cover page, page background, TOC style, adding pages before and after topics.

You can use our built-in Word template file for reference. It works out-of-the-box. The template file is located in the ClickHelp File Storage: Storage/Templates/Printed Manual Export Template.docx 

It is possible to customize this template. For this:

  • Download the template - Storage/Templates/Printed Manual Export Template.docx 
  • Open it in MS Word.
  • Make the necessary changes.
  • Save the file.
  • Upload it back to the Templates folder.
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You can create your own Word template from scratch and style it. Read more here.
Warning ClickHelp doesn't support page backgrounds set up in Microsoft Word via Page layout > Page color > Fill effects... However, you can use a different approach to apply them.